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Worcestershire relegated from County Championship Division One after innings and 129-run loss to Essex

It was the Rapids' ninth County Championship defeat of the season, with Daryl Mitchell's side having managed just two first-class wins this term so far with one match remaining

Marko Arnautovic an injury doubt for West Ham’s clash with Chelsea

Arnautovic was West Ham's top scorer last season, and registered a goal and an assist at Goodison Park

Joshua vs Povetkin: Anthony Joshua feeling ‘tons of pressure’ ahead of Alexander Povetkin fight

A fellow Olympic gold medallist, Povetkin is a former world champion with a daunting record of knockout wins, but Joshua tried to make light of his imposing Russian opponent, insisting he will emerge with a 22nd victory

Russian Anti-Doping Agency reinstated by WADA

RUSADA had been suspended since November 2015 for alleged state-sponsored doping but a meeting of WADA's 12-strong ExCo voted to lift the ban despite opposition from athletes and anti-doping agencies around the world

Paul Pogba thanks Jose Mourinho and Manchester United team-mates for keeping him on penalties

It was United's first penalty since Pogba had one saved by Joe Hart in the win at Burnley earlier this month, and the 25-year-old was grateful he was allowed to retain the responsibility

FIFA bans three officials implicated in corruption scandal

FIFA confirmed the sanctions for bribery and corruption against Costas Takkas, the former Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) attache and assistant to disgraced President Jeffrey Webb, Miguel Trujillo and Aaron Davidson

Lyon to ban supporter seen making Nazi salute at Etihad Stadium

Lyon have issued a statement saying they condemn the incident and will deal with the individual sternly

Ivan Gazidis’ tenure as Arsenal chief executive will be judged unfairly, says Ian Wright

Gazidis' nine-year reign as chief executive will come to an end at the end of October, with the 53-year-old taking up a new role with AC Milan on December 1

County Championship set for reshuffle into 10-team top division

The 18 county chairmen will meet on Thursday, September 27 to discuss whether to go ahead with an ECB-approved 10-team Division One and eight-team Division Two

Danny Cipriani left out of England training squad, Chris Ashton and Manu Tuilagi included

Speaking to Sky Sports, Jones said: "He knows what he has to do to get into the squad and I'm sure he'll attend to those issues."


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